Olaf Gärtner is your confident partner when it comes to solving disputes between a company and another or even within a company. As Co-Head of Hogan Lovells' worldwide Corporate Litigation Group, Olaf knows what disputes mean to his clients and personally engages with his team in finding practical solutions.
Olaf’s focus lies on advising national and international companies and their board members with regard to corporate litigation and all aspects of board members' liability and D&O liability. He commands vast experience regarding disputes between shareholders, lawsuits of shareholders against the company, litigation in joint venture structures and pre or post M&A litigation – often combined with complex issues of business valuation.
Furthermore, Olaf advises and represents companies and/or their board members in the enforcement of respectively the defense against board members' liability claims and D&O questions. His extensive experience in corporate litigation is reflected in the leading legal directories like the JUVE handbook, where he is listed as "frequently recommended lawyer" for corporate litigation.
Olaf regularly publishes on current topics of corporate and procedural law as well as board members liability. He is the initiator and co-publisher of the Beck handbook Reasons for rescission and annulment of shareholder decisions under the German Stock Corporation Act (Anfechtungs- und Nichtigkeitsgründe im Aktienrecht) and the co-author of several other publications.